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Endocrine glands

Endocrine glands

ductless glands that secrete substances which are released directly into the circulation and which influence metabolism and other body functions.


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O level Past paper exam question on gland secretion

... Q.5 Suggest an explanation for the fact that the chemicals produced by endocrine glands are usually in the form of small molecules. In fact, I don't even know what does it ...

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by WilliamY
Sun Jun 16, 2013 9:10 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: O level Past paper exam question on gland secretion
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Book recommendation for exam

... of egg-laying mammals, pouched-mammals, aquatic mammals and primates; endocrine glands and other hormone producing structures (pituitary, thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, pancreas, ...

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by bertstare
Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:19 pm
 
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Topic: Book recommendation for exam
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hormon system

... For example, the nervous system targets muscles (among others) and the endocrine system, glands. Another could be that both their signals have a chemical basis, since hormones are ...

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by TheVirus
Wed Nov 25, 2009 8:31 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: hormon system
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Re:

... given for the first question very true but what i think it is the endocrine glands that take no part. if we see the digestive juices from the pancreas are released into ...

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by jwalin
Mon Oct 12, 2009 5:37 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
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Endocrine glands

From birth to age six, which endocrine glands promote growth?

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by soliix
Tue Sep 30, 2008 6:02 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Endocrine glands
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